Civil Society and Peacebuilding in Bosnia and Herzegovina

  title={Civil Society and Peacebuilding in Bosnia and Herzegovina},
  author={Roberto Belloni},
  journal={Journal of Peace Research},
  pages={163 - 180}
  • R. Belloni
  • Published 2001
  • Engineering
  • Journal of Peace Research
The concept of civil society has acquired an unprecedented worldwide popularity, especially in development programs. This article investigates the international effort to build civil society in Bosnia and Herzegovina in order to foster peace and democratization, this in response to disappointment with traditional economic, military, and political strategies. The results of this major investment of resources, however, have been unsatisfactory. The international community's lack of a coherent… Expand
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